Xiaomi co-founder Liwan Jiang revealed via his Weibo account that the device Xiaomi Mi5 will be launched on February 24. The post also offers some details of the Mi5 briefing event in China. Xiaomi has finally revealed the launch for the upcoming Mi5.
Earlier reports claimed that the upcoming flagship could be available in two variants, a new report pegs it at as many as four. The Chinese startup is planning a big event and will have tickets, etc for fans at the event by the Liwan’s post.
Xiaomi Mi5 remains one of the most awaited, and leaked smartphone from the company. Press photos and a video of the upcoming Xiaomi flagship were leaked on Weibo in December. The leaked pictures showed the Mi 5 in gold, black, white and pink colour options with 2.5G curved glass display and a 3D glass panel on the back.
Let’s have a look at the specifications of Xiaomi Mi5 below:
The Mi 5 metal version will come in 32GB and 64GB options. Priced at 2,199 Yuan (Rs 22,600 approximately), the 32GB option would feature 3GB of RAM, and will be the cheapest Mi 5. The 64GB option, which would be priced at 2,599 Yuan (approximately Rs 26,700) will come with 4GB of RAM. Judging by the price, it would be safe to assume that both the phones will come with a 1080p display, but that is just our speculation.